The changes will start coming through in 2022.
Kim was only 41 years old and was known for being "instrumental" in building the T1 team.
It's planned for August 28-29.
The top laner is set to remain with the team until 2023.
BDS will take over the League of Legends European Championship slot after the conclusion of Worlds 2021.
Management and the active roster will be seeing tweaks.
The five cities will all be based in China.